About SSC MTS
The SSC MTS Recruitment is conducted to fill the Multi Tasking Staff (MTS) posts in the various central government ministries and secretariats across India. It is the biggest SSC Recruitment in India. More than 50 lakh aspirants apply for the SSC MTS Vacancies when they are announced.
SSC MTS Notification
Staff Selection Commission of India - SSC, has released the latest SSC MTS 2023 Recruitment Notification on 18th January 2023. As per the Notification PDF, The Staff Selection Commission will hold a competitive examination for recruitment of Multi Tasking Staff (in Pay Level- 1 as per Pay Matrix of 7th Pay Commission), a General Central Service Group ‘C' Non-Gazetted, Non-Ministerial post in various Ministries/ Departments/ Offices of the Government of India, in different States/ Union Territories.
SSC MTS 2023 - Overview
|Exam Name||SSC Multi Tasking (Non-Technical) Staff Examination, 2023|
|Exam Frequency||Once a year|
|Exam Mode||Computer-based test, Physical Efficiency Test (PET)/ Physical Standard Test (PST) (Only for Havaldar)|
|Exam Duration||90 minutes (2 sessions of 45 minutes each)|
|Exam Purpose ||Selecting Group-C non-gazetted, non-ministerial posts|
|Exam Language||English, Hindi and other regional languages|
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SSC MTS 2023 - Important Dates
|Dates for submission of online applications||18-01-2023 to 17-02-2023|
|Last date and time for receipt of online|
|Last date and time for making an online fee|
|Last date and time for the generation of offline|
|Last date for payment through Challan (during|
working hours of the Bank)
|Dates of ‘Window for Application Form Correction' and online payment of Correction|
|23-02-2023 to 24-02-2023|
|Schedule of Computer-Based Examination||April 2023|
SSC MTS Exam Pattern
The SSC MTS Exam pattern has changed. There will not be any Tier 2/Decriptive Paper. Only one paper will be divided into 2 sessions. Check the SSC MTS Exam Pattern Session 1 and Session 2 :
Computer-Based Test Exam Pattern
|Part||Subject||Number of Questions/ Maximum Marks||Time Duration (For all four Parts)|
|Numerical and Mathematical Ability||20/60||45 Minutes (60 Minutes for candidates eligible for scribes as per para 8)|
|Reasoning Ability and Problem-Solving||20/60|
|General Awareness||25/75||45 Minutes (60 Minutes for candidates eligible for scribes as per para 8)|
|English Language and Comprehension||25/75|
There will be no negative marking in Session 1. In Session 2, there is -1 negative marking for each wrong answer.
|Category||Minimum Qualifying Criteria|
|All Other Categories||20%|
SSC MTS Exam Syllabus
The selection process for SSC MTS consists of a computer-based exam consisting of 2 sessions. Both sessions are mandatory. The computer-based exam is common for both MTS and Havaldar posts.
Indicative Syllabus for Computer-Based Examination :
Numerical and Mathematical Ability:
It will include questions on problems relating to Integers and Whole Numbers, LCM and HCF, Decimals and Fractions, Relationship between numbers, Fundamental Arithmetic Operations and BODMAS, Percentage, Ratio and Proportions, Work and Time, Direct and inverse Proportions, Averages, Simple Interest, Profit and Loss, Discount, Area, and Perimeter of Basic Geometric Figures, Distance and Time, Lines and Angles, Interpretation of simple Graphs and Data, Square and Square roots etc.
Reasoning Ability and Problem-Solving:
The questions in this part intend to measure the candidates' general learning ability. The questions will be broadly based on Alpha-Numeric Series, Coding and Decoding, Analogy, Following Directions, Similarities and Differences, Jumbling, Problem Solving and Analysis, Non- verbal Reasoning based on diagrams, Age Calculations, Calendar, and Clock, etc.
The broad coverage of the test will be on Social Studies (History, Geography, Art and Culture, Civics, Economics), General Science, and Environmental studies up to the 10th Standard.
English Language and Comprehension:
Candidates' understanding of the basics of the English Language, its vocabulary, grammar, sentence structure, synonyms, antonyms and correct usage, etc. and to test comprehension, a simple paragraph may be given and question-based on the paragraph to be asked.
For VH candidates of 40% and above visual disability, there will be no component of Maps/Graphs/Diagrams/Statistical Data in the Paper.
Physical Standards and Tests for PET
Following are the PET/ PST standards for the post of Havaldar in CBIC and CBN:
Physical Efficiency Test (PET):
|Walking||1600 meters in 15 minutes.||1 Km in 20 minutes|
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Physical Standard Test (PST):
The minimum physical standards for the post of Havaldar in CBIC and CBN are as follows:
|157.5 cms. (relaxable by 5 cms. in the case of Garhwalis, Assamese, Gorkhas and members of Schedule Tribes)||Chest-81 cms. (fully expanded with minimum expansion of 5 cms.)|
|152 cms. relaxable by 2.5 Cms in the case of Garhwalis, Assamese, Gorkhas and members of Schedule Tribes)||48 kg (relaxable by 2 Kg in the case of Garhwalis, Assamese, Gorkhas and members of Schedule Tribes)|
SSC MTS Eligibility Criteria
The age limit for the posts as per the Recruitment Rules of various User Departments are:
- Minimum: 18 years
- Maximum: 25 or 27 Years (Depending on the Posts)
- The candidates must have passed the Matriculation Examination or equivalent from a recognized Board.
- Note: Relaxation in Upper age limit as per Govt.'s norms.
SSC MTS Online Application Process
Application Fees/ Intimation Charges
- Fee payable: Rs 100/- (Rs One Hundred only).
- Women candidates and candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes (SC), Scheduled Tribes (ST), Persons with Disabilities (PwD) and Ex-servicemen (ESM) eligible for reservation are exempted from payment of a fee.
Steps to Apply for SSC MTS Exam Online
The process of filling online application for the examination consists of two parts:
- One-time Registration
- Filling online Application for the Examination
SSC MTS Salary
The Staff Selection Commission will hold a competitive examination for recruitment of Multi Tasking Staff in Pay Band-1 (Rs 5200-20200) + Grade Pay Rs 1800, (Revised Pay Scale after 7th CPC: Pay Level in Pay Matrix – Level-1), a General Central Service Group C Non-Gazetted, Non-Ministerial post in various Ministries/ Departments/ Offices of the Government of India, in different States/ Union Territories.